The admirable historie of the possession and conversion of a penitent woman. Seduced by a magician that made her to become a witch and the princes of sorcerers in the country of Province, who was brought to S. Baume to be exorcised in the yeere 1610 in the moneth of November
- Michaelis, Sébastien, 1543?-1618.
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Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une penitente. English
Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une pénitente
A discourse of spirits
London : Imprinted [by Felix Kingston?] for William Aspley, 1613.
54 unnumbered pages, 418 pages, 10 unnumbered pages, 154 pages, 34 unnumbered pages ; (4to)
Pt. 2, A discourse of spirits, is a translation of: Pneumalogie, ou, Discours des esprits; ed. in French originally published: Paris : Bichon, 1587; has separate t.p
First edition in English, 2nd issue, with dated prelims
Pt. 1 is a translation of: Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une pénitente ...; ed. in French originally published: Paris : Chastellain, 1612
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Alchemy and the occult 67
STC 17854a, 17855 (pt. 2)
Cornell University. Witchcraft p. 391
STC (2nd ed.), 17854a